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Dirk Hansen's Blog

April 2, 2020

Dirk Hansen, registered Counsellor/Psychotherapist, explores the benefit of online/video counselling during the coronavirus pandemic.

January 29, 2020

Dirk Hansen explores Anxiety and its causes and treatment options

January 29, 2020

Dirk Hansen explores Anger - its causes and its remedy

October 29, 2019

Dirk Hansen discusses PTSD and treatment options

September 23, 2019

Dirk Hansen helps you listen to your feelings when they tell you that something is not quite right.

April 8, 2019

Dirk Hansen explores the sources of unhappiness, and offers some solutions.

January 10, 2019

What is Paranoia?

Paranoia is the experience of fear and anxiety related to an irrational mistrust or suspicion about others  - including a fear of persecution.  These feelings are unwanted, but are intense and can be overwhelming.  Paranoia (and the anxiety that accomp...

September 4, 2018

Sad or anxious feelings emerging

Do sad or anxious feelings occupy your mind?  Do you often look back at the past to try and explain the difficulties of the present?  Are you more than likely to have negative thoughts and insecurities about the future?  If so, it may be...

April 18, 2018

What are Obsessive Thoughts?

Our minds are powerful yet delicate instruments, capable of an infinite amount of actions, calculations, and conclusions within short time frame - even milliseconds.  This speed and accuracy and power of thought can be quite useful when we a...

March 4, 2018

Can Gambling be safe?

Gambling is a popular pastime enjoyed by many. It contains its share of anticipation, thrill, and excitement, often fuelled by a unique psychological mix of optimism, self-belief, and compulsion. The result of this combination can sometimes end wel...

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